Welcome to the 2018 Eden's Run 5K! This annual family-friendly run and walk event directly benefits our primary-level school in Yida Refugee Camp, where we support 12 Sudanese teachers and nearly 1,000 children every day.
This is the 9th year for our annual run that supports our life-changing childhood education work in Sudan. To celebrate this milestone, we're taking this incredible run to the next level! With new opportunities to get involved and more ways to have a blast, this is a race you will not want to miss!
This year's Eden's Run 5K is Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:30AM. This year you can register for FREE and raise $200 through an online fundraising page (usually takes about 10 minutes) or pay an entry fee and skip fundraising.
You can register for free and raise $200 or pay an entrance fee and skip fundraising.
Important registration deadlines are:
- October 6: Earlybird pay-to-enter registration ends, then the price goes up.
- October 6: Last day to guarentee completion medal and runner bag.
- October 17: Fundraising-entry registration ends.
- October 19: Regular pay-to-enter registration ends.
- Race day registraion is $60.
Fundraise Up To Race Day
This is a fundraising event! You can help us reach our goal leading up to race day by fundraising through your personal page. You can even start a fundraising team and invite your friends and family to join you!
Your support empowers our life-changing education program in Yida Refugee Camp!
The Race Course
Eden's Run 5K takes you through the beautiful and paved Chickasaw Trail at Shelby Farms Park. We mix things up by doing the course backwards, which means you'll get a little bit of an extra workout.
Awards, Bags, And Food
Every runner that registers before October 6 is guaranteed a completion medal and runner bag.
Additional medals are awarded to the 5 fastest female and male runners, as well as top 10 fundraisers!
Runners who register for free and raise $200 also get a special OBS swag bag as a thank you!
Food includes a wonderful assortment of pastries.
About Operation Broken Silence
The people of Sudan are overcoming two of the greatest challenges facing humanity today: war and genocide. Operation Broken Silence is working to accelerate their ability to generate lasting change through storytelling and movement-building, education and emergency response, and grassroots advocacy programs.
We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation and donations to your fundraising page are tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. DONATE HERE »